What does the word credulous mean?

Usage examples for credulous

  1. " You seem very credulous of the Baron's honesty, monsieur, to agree so such a place as this. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  2. The young are more credulous than the old, as having greater energy: they are apt, as Bacon puts it, to be " carried away by the sanguine element in their temperament". – Logic, Inductive and Deductive by William Minto
  3. One always hopes to the last that somehow- by a credulous belief in one's own letter of credit with Providence, I presume- one will pull through. – The Iron Furrow by George C. Shedd